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the transport of dissolved material within a plant

(genetics) an exchange of chromosome parts

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Balanced Reciprocal Translocation t(X;1) in a Girl with Tall Stature and Primary Amenorrhea.
Consistency of a reciprocal translocation t(11;22)(q24;q12)," Cancer Genetics and Cytogenetics, vol.
This explains why couples with a reciprocal translocation have significant problems conceiving and carrying to term.
The male patient was diagnosed with a balanced three-way reciprocal translocation after his female partner suffered repeated miscarriages and an elective abortion due to the fact that the embryo was affected with an unbalanced translocation.
In addition, 38 (50%) of the chimeric reads were mapped to each of the resulting derivative chromosomes, supporting the presence of a reciprocal translocation event.
Since an affected child with reciprocal translocation 8; 21 and an another child with Robertsonian translocation 14q; 21q, have inherited translocation from their mother side, the recurrence risk is significantly much higher (10-15 %).
Confirmation of the chromosomal translocation: Spectral karyotyping (SKY) was performed which showed the balanced reciprocal translocation (BRT) involving only chromosomes 18 and 22.
A balanced reciprocal translocation involving chromosomes 5, 8 and 12 has been identified by WSW and his colleagues in 13 individuals in 3 generations of an extensive Indian family in Natal.
KEY WORDS: Recurrent miscarriage, Balanced reciprocal translocation, Testosterone.
Historically, CML was the first MPN to have a known acquired chromosomal abnormality, a reciprocal translocation between the long arms of chromosomes 9 and 22 known as the Philadelphia chromosome (Ph1) and designated as t(9;22)(q34;q11).
Individuals with reciprocal translocation (2-way exchange of material between 2 nonhomologous chromosomes, with no net gain or loss of genetic material) are phenotypically normal unless the break-points interrupt or modify the function of a gene or genes (1).
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), the most common myeloproliferative disease, is characterized by a reciprocal translocation between chromosomes 9 and 22.